Tips on How to Rock a Fresh Breath

Sometimes bad breath haunts people and won’t seem to go away. This can be quite inconvenient and troublesome. If this is the case for you, it doesn’t have to be. In fact, our dentist, Dr. Van Parham, and our dental team have the tips you need to rock a fresh breath, and we are happy… Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Oral Health Care?

What can you do to improve your oral health care and keep your smile healthy and bright? Not only can you improve your cleaning methods you use to keep your teeth beautiful and your gums shining, but you can improve the foods and drinks you consume and the preventative treatments and habits that can go… Read more »

The Fundamentals of Laser Dentistry

Let’s stop and think for a moment about what dentistry will look like in the future. Maybe it would involve the use of lasers. Well, the future is now! Lasers are currently being used in dentistry. To learn more about laser dentistry, read on. – Lasers are being used to safely and effectively prepare teeth… Read more »

Healthy Smile Care Tips to Help You Keep Your Confident Smile

Today, our The Art of Dentistry team is here to share smile care tips to help you keep your confident smile healthy and strong. Van Parham and our team offer a variety of services to help your smile, and there are things you can do every day to care for your teeth and gums. Your confident… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Requires Some Special Care

Having a tooth restored with a dental crown typically happens in two distinct stages. The first appointment involves removing the tooth enamel layer to prepare an abutment. This small pillar of dentin will eventually anchor the dental crown in your mouth. Once this is done Dr. Van Parham will secure a temporary crown in place… Read more »

A Knocked Out Tooth Requires Immediate First-Aid

A hard blow to the face from a sports related injury, household accident, or automobile crash can sometimes cause significant oral trauma. If one of your teeth is knocked out by the incident, the damaged tooth will require immediate first-aid. This can help minimize the pain and prevent undue complications while you await care at… Read more »

Healthy Eating for Oral Health

We all know that what we eat matters to our overall health, but did you know the food you eat affects your teeth as well? The foods you eat can have a positive impact on your oral health! Here are four foods to integrate into your balanced diet for a healthy smile: Fruits and Veggies:… Read more »

Why Your Mouth Will Thank You for Using Mouthwash

If you want to improve your dental health, then it’s important to make sure that you’re using mouthwash. Mouthwash, also known as mouth rinse or oral rinse, is a liquid used for cleaning the mouth, usually through swishing or gargling. Using mouthwash will help you remove plaque from your teeth and fight the development of… Read more »

Can Broken Smiles Be Made New Again with Dental Bonds?

Can broken smiles be made new again with dental bonds? Dental bonding is a cosmetic dentistry technique that is often used to repair or improve damaged teeth with a resin or porcelain material. Oftentimes, dental bonding treatments can vastly improve the aesthetics and function of your teeth. For more facts about dental bonding and its… Read more »

All About Dental Veneers

Have a cracked, discolored or chipped tooth? Have no fear; try a veneer! Here are two typical introductory questions and answers about veneers: What is a dental veneer? A veneer is a tooth-like sheet made of white durable porcelain which is adhered to your natural tooth to restore what has been lost. What is the… Read more »